10 popular beauty products that are cheaper in Johor Bahru

Thanks to the strong Singapore Dollar, these pampering skincare and makeup goodies can be yours for way less.

10 popular beauty products that are cheaper in JB than in Singapore
10 popular beauty products that are cheaper in JB than in Singapore
05 Mar 2018

10 popular beauty products that are cheaper in JB than in Singapore

Johor Bahru is popular with Singaporeans for several reasons -- think cheaper petrol, affordable delish grub and affordable groceries. However, did you know that certain beauty products can cost way less across the Causeway too?

And if you are planning to stock up on essentials like makeup removers, the savings can seriously add up. No time to work the aisles? Here, we list 10 heavily-discounted items that can easily be found in most Malaysian drugstores like Watsons or Caring Pharmacy.

P.S.: The exchange rate at time of writing was SGD1 = MYR 2.95, and prices are based on what we could find scouring the websites of drugstores in Malaysia and Singapore.

20 percent off Kinohimitsu Collagen Diamond 5300 50ml x 16s
20 percent off Kinohimitsu Collagen Diamond 5300 50ml x 16s
05 Mar 2018

20 percent off Kinohimitsu Collagen Diamond 5300 50ml x 16s

Get your daily dose of radiance at 20 percent off prices in Singapore! However, this can be pretty bulky, and is probably not the best item to buy if you didn’t drive in.

SG: S$69.90
JB: RM167.50 (approx. S$56.60)

 

30 percent off Moist Diane Botanical Organic Lavender Shampoo 480ml
30 percent off Moist Diane Botanical Organic Lavender Shampoo 480ml
05 Mar 2018

30 percent off Moist Diane Botanical Organic Lavender Shampoo 480ml

Fans of Moist Diane’s range of gentle botanical shampoos will be pleased to know that they are approximately 30 percent cheaper at Watsons outlets in JB. Psst...Organic Lavender smells divine.

SG: S$18.90
JB: RM38.90 (approx. S$13.15)

 

31 percent off Bourjois Little Round Pot Blush
31 percent off Bourjois Little Round Pot Blush
05 Mar 2018

31 percent off Bourjois Little Round Pot Blush

This iconic product by Bourjois is easy to use, blends well and will last you a long time. Stretch your dollar further by getting them at a discounted price!

SG: S$20.90
JB: RM42.30 (approx. S$14.29)

32 percent off ZA Killer Volume Mascara
32 percent off ZA Killer Volume Mascara
05 Mar 2018

32 percent off ZA Killer Volume Mascara

Luscious lashes don’t have to cost an arm or leg. While makeup label ZA is considered a relatively affordable drugstore brand in Singapore, prices are even more reasonable across the Causeway.

SG: S$18.50
JB: RM36.90 (approx. S$12.50)

41 percent off L'Oreal Paris Colour Riche Lipsticks
41 percent off L'Oreal Paris Colour Riche Lipsticks
05 Mar 2018

41 percent off L'Oreal Paris Colour Riche Lipsticks

Remember all those times you swatched your entire arm, admired the intense colour payoff and took all day to decide on a shade? Well, hesitate no more and get them all at S$12.90 a pop in JB.

SG: S$21.90
JB: RM38.05 (approx. S$12.90)

41 percent off L'oreal Paris Elseve Extraordinary Oil Gold
41 percent off L'oreal Paris Elseve Extraordinary Oil Gold
05 Mar 2018

41 percent off L'oreal Paris Elseve Extraordinary Oil Gold

Now you’ll have no more excuses to leave your hair looking frizzy. And a 41 percent discount? Your hair and wallet will thank you for this.

SG: S$23.90
JB: RM41.35 (approx. S$14)

50 percent off Maybelline Hypersharp Laser Liner Intense Black
50 percent off Maybelline Hypersharp Laser Liner Intense Black
05 Mar 2018

50 percent off Maybelline Hypersharp Laser Liner Intense Black

If you love your winged eyeliner as much as we do, you’ll know that liners get used up pretty quickly. And when you can get two for the price of one, there’s really no reason why you shouldn’t stock up on Maybelline’s, which does a pretty good job by the way.

SG: S$19.90
JB: RM29.90 (approx. S$10.10)

52 percent off Simple Micellar Cleansing Wipes 25's
52 percent off Simple Micellar Cleansing Wipes 25's
05 Mar 2018

52 percent off Simple Micellar Cleansing Wipes 25's

A single piece is enough to remove a full face of basic makeup and leave your skin feeling refreshed. Plus, these convenient wipes are perfect for cleansing your skin on the go -- simply pop a pack into your handbag or gym duffel.

SG: S$15.90
JB: RM22.90 (approx. S$7.75)

54 percent off Biore Cleansing Oil (150ml)
54 percent off Biore Cleansing Oil (150ml)
05 Mar 2018

54 percent off Biore Cleansing Oil (150ml)

If you’ve been looking for a non-greasy cleansing oil that’s capable of removing waterproof makeup, this is it. It doesn’t strip the skin of its natural oils either, which is always a good thing.

SG: S$17.90
JB: RM24.70 (approx. S$8.30)

55 percent off Simple Micellar Cleansing Water (200ml)
55 percent off Simple Micellar Cleansing Water (200ml)
05 Mar 2018

55 percent off Simple Micellar Cleansing Water (200ml)

This gentle yet effective micellar cleanser works like a charm for sensitive skin. For an even better deal, the 400ml version costs a mere RM29.90 (approx S$10.15)!

SG: S$16.90
JB: RM22.90 (approx. S$7.75)

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